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EDM (Early Day Motion) 976: tabled on 17 June 1991

Tabled in the 1990-91 session.

This motion has been signed by 32 Members. It has received 1 amendment.

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Motion text

That this House warmly welcomes the decision by the South African Parliament to repeal the Population Registration Act, thus removing all apartheid legislation from the statute book; & looks forward to positive responses from the international community, including the withdrawal of all forms of sanction or boycott.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Colvin, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Romsey and Waterside
Coombs, Mr Simon
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Swindon
Cormack, Sir Patrick
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
South Staffordshire
Gardiner, Sir George
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Reigate
Gill, Mr Christopher
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Ludlow
Griffiths, Peter
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Portsmouth North
Hunter, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Basingstoke
Janman, Tim
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
Thurrock
Knowles, Michael
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Nottingham East
Lloyd, Sir Ian
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Havant
Marlow, Tony
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Northampton North
Moss, Mr Malcolm
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
North East Cambridgeshire
Mudd, David
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Falmouth and Camborne
Nelson, Anthony
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Chichester
Pawsey, James
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Rugby and Kenilworth
Powell, William
Conservative
Signed on 24 June 1991
Corby
Roe, Mrs Marion
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Broxbourne
Shaw, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Dover
Shelton, Sir William
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Streatham
Smyth, The Rev Martin
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 17 June 1991
South Belfast
Spicer, Sir James
Conservative
Signed on 20 June 1991
West Dorset
Stokes, Sir John
Conservative
Signed on 18 June 1991
Halesowen and Stourbridge
Townend, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 17 June 1991
Bridlington
Warren, Sir Kenneth
Conservative
Signed on 27 June 1991
Hastings and Rye
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Congleton
Winterton, Sir Nicholas
Conservative
Signed on 19 June 1991
Macclesfield

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.

After a motion has been tabled, other Members can table amendments to it. Amendments to this motion are shown below.

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leave out from 'Act' to end and add 'and looks forward to the full abolition of apartheid under a democratic system of one-person-one-vote. '.
Labour, Neath
16
signatures
EDM 976A1: tabled on 19 June 1991